Greaser James Burgess

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 19 February 1918 (aged 49)

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Record:
BURGESS, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of the late James and Jane Burgess; husband of Lizzie Isabella Burgess (formerly Vetterk, nee Simpson), of 15, Madison St., Cowper Quay, Blyth, Northumberland. Born at Leith.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Burgess, James
Memorial:
Trafalgar Junior School (WMR 12520)
Location:
Twickenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Memorial Chapel (WMR 10987)
Location:
Wembley, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
Memorial:
St James' Parish - WW1 (WMR 25707)
Location:
Gorton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
Memorial:
St Mary Lowe House Church WW1 Tablets (WMR 21246)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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All Saints Church WW1 Tablet And Porch (WMR 42762)
Location:
Church Lawton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Middleton (WMR 13080)
Location:
Middleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Kirkwall (WMR 2213)
Location:
Kirkwall, Orkney
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Liff and Benvie (WMR 86120)
Location:
Liff, Tayside
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Men Of Heighington- WW1 & WW2 Roll Of Honour (WMR 48843)
Location:
Heighington, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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South Elmham St Margaret (WMR 5058)
Location:
South Elmham St Margaret, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Boharm Parish (WMR 44588)
Location:
Mulben, Grampian
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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Boharm Old Churchyard (WMR 88450)
Location:
Maggieknockater, Grampian
Name recorded:
Burgess, James
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St Julians Church WW1 (WMR 38069)
Location:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Hadfield (WMR 1466)
Location:
Hadfield, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Coleham Mission (WMR 14015)
Location:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Clements Church Tablet WW1 (WMR 39106)
Location:
Barnsbury, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 30128)
Location:
Bridgwater, Somerset
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Ashton On Mersey First World War (WMR 3196)
Location:
Ashton On Mersey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 12611)
Location:
Spitalfields, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Martins Church - WW1 Window (WMR 3192)
Location:
Ashton upon Mersey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Park Road Congregational Church (WMR 3213)
Location:
Ashton On Mersey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Groves & Whitnall Breweries Ltd (LOST) (WMR 66325)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Vickers Plumbers, Sheet Iron Workers and Tinsmiths (WMR 67901)
Location:
Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Ramsey Forty Foot (WMR 344)
Location:
Ramsey Forty Foot, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Georges Young Mens Class - WW1 (WMR 43482)
Location:
Hyde, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Holy Trinity Church Roll Of Service (WMR 15838)
Location:
Wavertree, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Lochmaben (WMR 44178)
Location:
Lochmaben, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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St Saviours Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 41281)
Location:
Walmer, Kent
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Francis Morton & Co. Ltd (WMR 70718)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 17130)
Location:
Lewes, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Bridgwater (WMR 1396)
Location:
Bridgwater, Somerset
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Talke (WMR 13529)
Location:
Talke, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Sandown - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 21826)
Location:
Sandown, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Lewisham Military Hospital (WMR 12277)
Location:
Lewisham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Lewisham Military Hospital (WMR 12277)
Location:
Lewisham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Philips WW1 (WMR 26305)
Location:
Gorton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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St. Gabriel's Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 44998)
Location:
Middleton Junction, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Stalybridge (WMR 2205)
Location:
Stalybridge, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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St Clement's Church (WMR 15932)
Location:
Ordsall, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Ripe Church Cross WW1 And WW2 (WMR 17243)
Location:
Ripe, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Neasham Reading Room (WMR 10211)
Location:
Neasham, Durham
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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St Pauls Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 17797)
Location:
Jarrow, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Queens Own Worcestershire Hussars And Worcestershire Yeomen (WMR 52089)
Location:
Worcester, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Paull (WMR 35254)
Location:
Paull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
St Ambrose Church WW1 (WMR 42637)
Location:
Leyland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Christ Church Spitalfields (WMR 27173)
Location:
Spitalfields, Greater London
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Lancashire And Yorkshire Bank (Lost) (WMR 63966)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Sale And Ashton Upon Mersey (WMR 3186)
Location:
Sale, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Burgess, J
Memorial:
Men of Middleton Junction - WW1 and WW2 St Gabriel's Church (WMR 44997)
Location:
Middleton Junction, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Lieutenant R D Burgess
Context:
commander
Date:
19 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 4)
Name:
joined Private Burgess
Context:
Date:
23 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 812)